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Green Ash, Red Ash
Scientific Name: Fraxinus pennsylvanica Marsh.
Synonym: Fraxinus smallii, Fraxinus lanceolata, Fraxinus darlingtonii, Fraxinus campestris
Family: Oleaceae
Green Ash, Red Ash (Fraxinus  pennsylvanica)
Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada. Vol. 2: 726. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society.
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 1-6
USDA: 5-8

Heat Tolerance: Not adapted to the hot deserts

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Eastern and central North America

Growth Habits: Deciduous tree, 30 to 40 feet tall or more (9-12 m); opposite leaves, glabrous to pubescent below, pinnately compound with 7 to 9 serrate leaflets, 6 to 9 inches long (20-30 cm)

Watering Needs: Moderate water to regular water

Propagation: Seeds, cultivars are grafted

Robert H. Mohlenbrock. USDA SCS. 1989. Midwest wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species.

Blooming Habits:
The blossom comes before the leaves. The Fraxinus pennsylvanica is dioecious. There are cultivars that are seedless.

Fruiting Habits:

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